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School of Education Welcomes New Advisory Board

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American University’s School of Education is pleased to announce we have a new Advisory Board. See board member bios.

SOE Board

James Albright
Alice Deal Middle School
Principal

Ras Baraka
Newark, New Jersey
Mayor

Sarah Irvine Belson
School of Education, American University
Executive Director, Institute for Innovation in Education
Director, Master's in Special Education
Associate Professor

Elizabeth Davis
Washington Teachers' Union
President

Adele Fabrikant
Teach For America
Executive Director

Lynne Ganek
Lancit Digital Media
Content Consultant

Nancy Grasmick
Kennedy Krieger Institute
Co-Director

Lois Hammond
School of Education, American University
Graduate Student

Cheryl Holcomb-McCoy
School of Education, American University
Dean & Professor

Tyrone Howard
UCLA Graduate School of Education & Information Studies
Associate Dean for Equity & Inclusion, Professor

Yvette Jackson
National Urban Alliance
Senior Scholar

Bryan Riley
Francis Scott Key Elementary School
Assistant Principal

La' Shawndra Scroggins
Office of the State Superintendent of Education (OSSE)
Director of Teaching & Learning

Seteney Shami
Social Science Research Council
Program Director, Middle East North Africa; Inter-Asia

James Waller
Friendship Public Charter School
Chief of School Operations

Seth Andrew Watring
School of Education, American University
Undergraduate Student

Eric Westendorf
LearnZillion
CEO & Co-Founder

Antwan Wilson
DC Public Schools (DCPS)
Chancellor

Carina Wong
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Deputy Director, K-12 Education